Building record MYO1848 - 2-10 Blossom Street


Shops and flats. c1863.


Grid reference SE 5973 5146 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (2)

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Shops and flats. c1863. Mottled brick with red brick arches. Slate roof. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 8 bays to Blossom Street, plus rounded corner bay. The windows to the upper storeys are sashed, with keystones to their segmental brick arches and with sill bands. The 1st floor sill band is partly covered by shop fascias. The 1st floor window to the rounded corner bay has a stucco architrave with a cornice on console brackets. The ground floor has a continuous timber cornice to the shopfronts. No.4 has a 4-panel door, No.8 has a similar door with an overlight and pilaster reveals. The shopfront to No.10 has pilasters with sunken panels and returns on the facade to Queen Street, which is of 2 main bays plus a 2-storey bay at the left, with blind recesses to the upper storeys of the right-hand bay. No.10 has a modillion gutter cornice to its Blossom Street and Queen Street facades. Chimneys to left of ridge at hipped left side of roof, and in front of ridge to right of 2nd, 6th and 8th bays. INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE5973451467

Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005

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Record last edited

Sep 30 2014 5:22PM


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